A coalition of 67 groups including the ACLU, Amnesty International, and the NAACP is urging the US attorney general to withhold federal funds from local police chiefs unless they fully report deaths that occur while suspects are in police custody.
NBA star Dwyane Wade kept his message of helping people come together as a community instead of striking out with violence, even when it hit close to home on Friday.
The US Justice Department will begin to roll back contracts for private companies that manage federal prisons, the administration said Thursday.
The recommendation follow nearly two years of protests, investigations, and reforms after the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald, age 17.
The governor of New Mexico is citing the recent high-profile killings of police officers in her state and elsewhere as a reason to bring back the death penalty.